Arotech Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:ARTX)

About Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)

Arotech Corporation logoArotech Corporation is a defense and security products and services company, engaged in providing interactive simulation for military, law enforcement and commercial markets, and batteries and charging systems for the military, commercial and medical markets. The Company operates through two segments: Training and Simulation Division, and Power Systems Division. The Company's Training and Simulation Division develops, manufactures and markets multimedia and interactive digital solutions for engineering, use-of-force training and operator training of military, law enforcement, security, emergency services and other personnel. The Company's Power Systems Division provides battery solutions, energy management and power distribution technologies and product design and manufacturing services for the aerospace, defense, law enforcement, homeland security markets, and it manufactures and sells rechargeable batteries for defense and security products and medical and industrial applications.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Aerospace
  • Industry: Batteries & Uninterruptable Power supplies
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ARTX
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $92.5 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 26,216,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $3.42
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $3.40
  • 52 Week Range: $2.25 - $5.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $89.59 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.10
  • Book Value: $2.50 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.50
  • EBIDTA: $4.7 million
  • Net Margins: -3.09%
  • Return on Equity: 3.20%
  • Return on Assets: 1.90%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.15%
  • Current Ratio: 2.19%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.66%
  • Average Volume: 202,855 shs.
  • Beta: 1.33
  • Short Ratio: 6.77

Frequently Asked Questions for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)

What is Arotech Corporation's stock symbol?

Arotech Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ARTX."

How were Arotech Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.02. The firm earned $21.45 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $22.70 million. Arotech Corporation had a negative net margin of 3.09% and a positive return on equity of 3.20%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.03) EPS. View Arotech Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Arotech Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Arotech Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 14th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Arotech Corporation.

Where is Arotech Corporation's stock going? Where will Arotech Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Arotech Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $4.50 to $5.00. On average, they expect Arotech Corporation's stock price to reach $4.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Arotech Corporation.

Who are some of Arotech Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Arotech Corporation's key executives?

Arotech Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jon B. Kutler, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Dean M Krutty, Acting Chief Executive Officer
  • Thomas J. Paup, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President - Finance
  • Robert S. Ehrlich, Lead Independent Director
  • Lawrence F. Hagenbuch, Director
  • James J. Quinn, Director
  • Michael E. Marrus, Independent Director

Who owns Arotech Corporation stock?

Arotech Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.14%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.97%), Essex Investment Management Co. LLC (1.67%), GSA Capital Partners LLP (0.63%), Zacks Investment Management (0.16%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.16%). Company insiders that own Arotech Corporation stock include Jon B Kutler, Kenneth W Cappell, Lawrence F Hagenbuch and Robert S Ehrlich. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Arotech Corporation.

Who bought Arotech Corporation stock? Who is buying Arotech Corporation stock?

Arotech Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Zacks Investment Management and Vanguard Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Arotech Corporation stock in the last two years include Jon B Kutler, Kenneth W Cappell and Lawrence F Hagenbuch. View Insider Buying and Selling for Arotech Corporation.

How do I buy Arotech Corporation stock?

Shares of Arotech Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Arotech Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Arotech Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.75.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ ARTX)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  132 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  98 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  230
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $4.75 (26.67% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/13/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$4.50HighView Rating Details
3/3/2017Singular ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$5.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Earnings by Quarter for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ ARTX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/8/2017Q2 2017$0.03$0.01$22.70 million$21.45 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2017Q1 2017$0.01$0.01$22.56 million$22.35 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/15/2017Q4 2016$0.04$0.01$25.57 million$21.49 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q3($0.01)$0.06$24.00 million$24.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q216($0.01)($0.03)$21.60 million$21.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.04$0.03$26.73 million$25.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/14/2016Q415($0.01)$0.06$27.70 million$27.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q315($0.01)$0.03$24.70 million$23.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q215$0.04($0.04)$26.70 million$21.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q115$0.03$0.03$27.90 million$24.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2015Q4 14($0.04)$0.01$29.00 million$28.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q3 2014$0.03$0.02$28.20 million$24.78 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2014Q214$0.04$0.09$28.00 million$27.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2014Q114$0.01$0.05$21.30 million$22.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/31/2014Q413$0.02($0.03)$21.70 million$20.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q3$0.02$0.05$21.40 million$23.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2013Q2 2013$0.09$20.40 million$22.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2013Q1 2013$0.03$16.10 million$22.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.03$21.10 million$21.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.24
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q2 20171$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q3 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q4 20171$0.06$0.06$0.06
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 9.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 21.57%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/18/2016Kenneth W. CappellDirectorBuy9,000$3.23$29,070.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Kenneth W. CappellDirectorBuy11,000$3.34$36,740.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016Lawrence F. HagenbuchDirectorBuy4,100$3.19$13,079.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Jon B. KutlerChairmanBuy10,000$2.60$26,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2016Kenneth W CappellDirectorBuy3,000$2.83$8,490.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Robert S EhrlichDirectorSell10,000$3.03$30,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Jon B KutlerChairmanBuy39,179$2.68$104,999.72View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Steven D EssesCEOSell20,000$3.00$60,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Robert S EhrlichChairmanBuy7,500$2.43$18,225.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Steven D EssesCEOSell5,000$3.08$15,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2014Robert S EhrlichChairmanSell8,800$3.33$29,304.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Robert S EhrlichChairmanSell1,200$3.27$3,924.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Steven D EssesCEOSell5,000$3.20$16,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Steven D EssesPresidentSell5,000$3.86$19,300.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Robert S EhrlichCEOSell8,500$3.65$31,025.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Robert S EhrlichCEOSell8,500$4.46$37,910.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Steven D EssesPresidentSell3,000$4.46$13,380.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Thomas J PaupCFOSell15,000$4.46$66,900.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Robert S EhrlichCEOSell8,500$4.20$35,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Steven D EssesPresidentSell3,000$4.20$12,600.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2014Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy50,000$3.57$178,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Robert S EhrlichCEOSell8,500$5.53$47,005.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Steven D EssesPresidentSell3,000$5.53$16,590.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Robert S EhrlichCEOSell100,000$2.45$245,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Steven D EssesPresidentSell65,000$2.43$157,950.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy10,000$1.07$10,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy3,169$1.00$3,169.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy11,949$0.82$9,798.18View SEC Filing  
8/31/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy9,730$0.81$7,881.30View SEC Filing  
8/30/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy14,426$0.79$11,396.54View SEC Filing  
8/28/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy7,580$0.78$5,912.40View SEC Filing  
8/24/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy16,644$0.80$13,315.20View SEC Filing  
8/14/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy24,937$0.74$18,453.38View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Latest Headlines for Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to Arotech Corp. : September 12, 2017 - September 12 at 1:59 AM logoArotech Corp. :ARTX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 8, 2017 - September 8 at 10:04 PM logoWednesday Sector Laggards: Defense, Precious Metals - Presented by: The Aol. On Network - September 7 at 9:08 PM logoEpsilor Unveils New Family of NATO Standard 6T Rechargeable Lithium Batteries - September 7 at 4:04 PM logoWednesday Sector Laggards: Defense, Precious Metals - Nasdaq - September 6 at 4:01 PM logoArotech Corporation - Newly Aligned Board, Business Improvement, And Potential Catalysts - Seeking Alpha - September 6 at 4:01 PM logoReviewing Enersys (ENS) & Arotech Corporation (ARTX) - September 2 at 2:26 AM logoL3 Technologies Wins $49M Deal to Upgrade SATCOM Terminals ... - Nasdaq - August 15 at 5:03 PM logoL3 Technologies Wins $49M Deal to Upgrade SATCOM Terminals - August 15 at 5:03 PM logoArotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX) Rating Reiterated by B. Riley - August 13 at 7:56 AM logoArotech's (ARTX) CEO Dean Krutty on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - August 10 at 10:38 PM logoEdited Transcript of ARTX earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-17 1:00pm GMT - August 10 at 10:38 PM logoETFs with exposure to Arotech Corp. : August 10, 2017 - August 10 at 5:29 PM logoInvestor Network: Arotech Corporation to Host Earnings Call - August 9 at 4:15 PM logoArotech reports 2Q loss - August 9 at 4:15 PM logoArotech's FAAC Incorporated Receives $10.5 M Award for US Army National Guard Operator Driving Simulators - Nasdaq - August 8 at 8:54 PM logoArotech Reports Second Quarter and Year-to-Date 2017 Results - GlobeNewswire (press release) - August 8 at 8:54 PM logoArotech Corp. Q2 Earnings Drop 35% - Nasdaq - August 8 at 8:54 PM logoArotech Reports Second Quarter and Year-to-Date 2017 Results - August 8 at 8:54 PM logoArotech’s FAAC Incorporated Receives $10.5 M Award for U.S. Army National Guard Operator Driving Simulators - August 8 at 8:54 PM logoEnersys (ENS) versus Arotech Corporation (ARTX) Critical Contrast - August 8 at 6:26 PM logoArotech Corporation (ARTX) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.02 EPS - August 8 at 5:58 PM logoB. Riley Reaffirms Buy Rating for Arotech Corporation (ARTX) - August 7 at 6:46 PM logoHead to Head Contrast: Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX) vs. Enersys (ENS) - August 7 at 8:32 AM logoArotech (ARTX) and EnSync (ESNC) Financial Survey - August 6 at 8:22 PM logoReviewing Arotech Corporation (ARTX) and Energizer Holdings (ENR) - August 6 at 7:54 AM logoArotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX) versus EnSync (ESNC) Head to Head Comparison - August 5 at 10:24 AM logoReviewing Ultralife Corporation (ULBI) and Arotech Corporation (ARTX) - August 1 at 4:32 PM logoArotech Corporation (ARTX) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday - August 1 at 7:31 AM logoETFs with exposure to Arotech Corp. : July 31, 2017 - July 31 at 9:09 PM logoArotech to Release Second Quarter 2017 Results on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - July 25 at 3:59 PM logoShould You Add L3 Technologies (LLL)) to Your Portfolio? - July 21 at 5:33 PM logoCritical Survey: Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX) versus Energous Corporation (WATT) - July 20 at 6:27 PM logoComparing Arotech Corporation (ARTX) & Ultralife Corporation (ULBI) - July 20 at 8:18 AM logoEpsilor and Astute Electronics Partner to Sell Batteries to the Defence Industry - July 18 at 5:33 PM logoEnergous Corporation (WATT) and Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX) Head-To-Head Review - July 18 at 10:04 AM logoArotech Corporation (ARTX) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - July 11 at 11:26 PM logoETFs with exposure to Arotech Corp. : July 7, 2017 - July 8 at 6:32 AM logoArotech Corporation (ARTX) vs. Energous Corporation (WATT) Head to Head Review - June 28 at 2:42 PM logoETFs with exposure to Arotech Corp. : June 26, 2017 - June 26 at 4:13 PM logoArotech Corp. :ARTX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 22, 2017 - June 22 at 3:43 PM logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research - June 20 at 9:14 PM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Arotech Corporation (ARTX) to Hold - June 16 at 8:06 PM logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - June 6 at 7:56 PM logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research - June 5 at 8:42 PM logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - May 29 at 10:24 PM logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - May 26 at 8:42 PM logoTop 5 Technology Penny Stocks to Watch - May 23 at 9:03 AM logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Short Interest Up 20.9% in April - May 18 at 4:22 PM logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine - May 17 at 4:38 PM



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